- The Large Metal Habitat was released on March 21, 2012, along with the metal element, Cactus Dragon, Lichen Dragon, Shard of Tull, Metal Element Flag, Metal Dragon Boost, Metal Shrine, and the Metal Habitat.
- On April 17, 2013, the Large Metal Habitat slightly changed in appearance.
- On April 18, 2013, the Large Metal Habitat changed back to its original appearance but reverted to the newer appearance on April 22, 2013.
- On April 29, 2013, the Large Metal Habitat received its own unique sound upon clicking it.
- Initially, the Large Metal Habitat was available at level 19, but the level availability was changed on October 9, 2013, to level 20.